| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Writing at the Daily Dot, EJ Dickson confesses to perpetrating a fraud: planting a false entry in Wikipedia about the Amelia Bedelia children's books saying that the character is based on a maid in Cameroon.
She was, she concedes, stoned at the time and...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: They were draws in the scorebook, but Mexico beat Brazil, 0-0, and South Korea beat Russia, 1-1.
What’s on tap: Australia vs Netherlands, noon, ESPN; Spain vs. Chile, 3 p.m.; ESPN; Cameroon vs. Croatia, 6 p.m., ESPN....
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:31 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: The United States wouldn't have been deserving winners, and I understand my own personal expectations are too high, but that was a devastating draw that puts the team in a terrible situation heading into the Germany match....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:22 AM
The World Cup has been blowing up on big screens and social media throughout the Baltimore region, and Harford County has proved no exception to the excitement over the two U.S. games so far.
People reported packed venues for the June 16 U.S. match...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: World Cup officiating is probably going to be brutal and will ruin the tournament for some, no matter how deserved Brazil's 3-1 win was.
What's on tap today: Mexico vs. Cameroon, noon, ESPN2; Spain vs. Netherlands, 3 p.m.,...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:37 AM
John Carroll junior forward Lionel Owona has started a project to collect used basketball shoes that will be sent to Cameroon to benefit underprivileged young basketball players.
Owona is asking anybody who has used basketball shoes that can still...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 12:04 PM
Despite the August heat that reached into the mid-90s and threatening rainstorm clouds, thousands of people attended the 16th annual Baltimore International Festival and Mayor's Cup soccer tournament to celebrate Baltimore's cultural diversity.
| Jul 19, 2012
| 12:17 AM
I know some of my more parochial colleagues can't get past the troubles CNN continues to have in its prime-time American operation.
And I am right up there in being dismayed by some of the moves management has made with Eliot Spitzer, Kathleen Parker,...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:31 PM
(Reuters) - Cameroon's record goal scorer Samuel Eto'o has retired from international football, the four-time African player of the year announced on Wednesday.
The 33-year-old, who recently signed for Premier League Everton, scored 56 goals in 118...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:10 PM
(Reuters) - Everton have bolstered their attacking options with the signing of Cameroon's Samuel Eto'o, who was a free agent after leaving Chelsea at the end of last season.
Eto'o, 33, scored nine league goals in 21 appearances at Stamford Bridge after...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 6:39 AM
YAOUNDE (Reuters) - Cameroon have made a major overhaul to their squad, dropping 13 players from the party who went to the World Cup including captain Samuel Eto'o.
German-born coach Volker Finke announced a new-look 25-man squad on Saturday for the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:22 AM
YAOUNDE (Reuters) - Cameroon's army has killed 27 members of Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram near a northern town, state radio said on Wednesday, in a sign of growing cross-border activity by the militants.
The Boko Haram fighters crossed the border...